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Sign up for Monthly SSPC Webinar Series on Working with Refugee Families

Working with Refugee FamiliesTwenty-five million people have been defined as refugees in 2020 with millions more individuals or families displaced in an endless journey without a clear destiny. They confront enormous perils and disorganizing cultural clashes to...

New Fellowship in Community and Telepsychiatry

The University of Virginia Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences is proud to announce the establishment of a new fellowship in Community and Telepsychiatry. The Department is uniquely positioned in Virginia to provide this fellowship program. It is...

Webinar: Advocacy and Empowerment in Mental Health Promotion

Join us for our next webinar Advocacy and Empowerment in Mental Health Promotion Feb 20, 2021 10-12pm PST / 1-3pm EST Register Now Zoom Registration Event Flyer Event Details Advocacy and Empowerment in Mental Health Promotion Josephine Pui-Hing Wong, BScN MScN PhD...

SSPC Elections and Awards Nominations

Call for Nominations for Officers and Board As usual, this winter we will be sending out a ballot for election of Officers and Board members. Because positions rotate on a three-year cycle, the positions of President-elect, Secretary and Treasurer are currently open...
SSPC Mentorship Day

SSPC Mentorship Day

Please join us for a half day mini-conference focused on mentorship. This event includes this year's Work-in-Progress...

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President’s Letter

Dear SSPC Colleague, I hope you are planning to attend our 2015 conference. The theme this year, global mental health (GMH), is on the minds  of many cultural psychiatrists right now. Look over this year’s program which can be found on the SSPC Annual Meeting page....

Executive Director’s Note

We're busy here, actively preparing for the 2015 annual meeting which is less than five months away.  Based on those all important evaluations that we're always asked to complete, we've modified the program structure a bit.  Instead of keynote speakers, and in keeping...

Letter from the President

Letter from the President

The 2014 annual meeting is only a memory. However, from my personal experience, discussions with those who attended, and from the evaluations we’ve received, the memory we share is of an exciting and gratifying professional experience with old and new friends which...

From the Desk of the Executive Director

Greetings everyone. It's hard to believe that summer is half over and the 2014 Annual Meeting was two months ago. I hope everyone is having a good summer despite the weather. In terms of numbers our meeting in San Diego was the best ever, with a total of 126 people...

Help us stay organized!

As the organization grows in size and complexity it becomes increasingly more important for us to stay organized, especially since we are such a geographically diverse group. For that reason we are asking you to please use the psychcult2015@gmail.com box only for dues...

Letter from the President

2014 is off to an excellent start for SSPC. Under Roberto's leadership, the Program Committee has put the finishing touches on what will prove to be one of our best meetings ever. We received an abundance of excellent abstracts on this year’s theme of trauma. It was...